Social Worker - Townsville

Location: Townsville
Discipline: Social and Community Care
Salary: $80000 to $90000
Contact name: Aine Leonard

Contact email:
Job ref: 33867
Published: 28 days ago

On Offer:

  • $80,000 - $90,000 + Super
  • Tax-Free Salary Packaging available up to $15,900
  • Meal & entertainment allowance of up to $2,500
  • Generous leave provisions including 17.5% annual leave loading
  • Strong team support
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunities for growth and development.

The role:

The client is leading the way in mental health and social-emotional well-being services. Their referral service is a crucial lifeline for individuals on their path to well-being. This service is designed to meet the diverse needs of our community, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and individuals of all ages from various locations. Joining our client's team means engaging in meaningful conversations and serving as a guide for mental health services. You'll listen attentively, understand what truly matters to each person, and direct them to services that align with their preferences, needs, and strengths.

These are triage based roles where you will work closely with individuals over the phone and engage in meaningful conversations and guide clients towards services that resonate with their personal preferences.  

You should have a strengths-based approach and effective communication skills are essential, as we believe in the power of conversation to uncover what truly matters. You should be willing to explore, evaluate, and explain service options, including their benefits and compromises. Agility and flexibility are crucial, enabling you to liaise with various service providers and adapt strategies to enhance service fit and satisfaction. 

Essential Criteria:

  • Fully qualified Social Worker, eligible for AASW Registration
  • Experience working in a mental health setting 
  • The ability to obtain a National Police Clearance

For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Aine on 0415784900 or send your resume to: